Re: Possible to configure LMTP envelope recipient without domain?
- On 2011-07-27 04:43, Jack Bates wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 26, 2011 at 12:33 PM, Wietse Venema<wietse@...> wrote:What kind of proxy - an SMTP proxy ?
>> Jack Bates:
>>> I want Postfix to deliver messages to an LMTP server - and for better
>>> or worse, the LMTP server accepts envelope recipients with just a
>>> mailbox name, e.g. "RCPT TO:<example>"
>> The LMTP protocol is identical to SMTP with very few differences,
>> and therefore it requires a complete email address.
> Thank you Wietse - I know that this LMTP server is noncompliant - it
> sounds like it's impossible to configure Postfix to deliver to it?
> Is there anything I can try, to get Postfix to deliver to this LMTP
> server? Maybe a proxy that would remove the domain from the envelope
Postfix will canonicalize the address back to fqdn form before queueing it.
If you are talking about an LMTP proxy - erm, yes, right.
Think about it.
Personally, I would just replace this broken LMTP backend with dovecot.